Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Requirements Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Requirements Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 194 171
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 -35
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 10 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £447 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.21% -6.00% +56.38%
10th Percentile £252 £400 £450
90th Percentile £548 £541 £540
England median daily rate £436 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -3.11% +9.76% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - £22.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.33% -0.79%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -32.93% +8.47%

Requirements Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Requirements Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Requirements Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 4 £263 -38.24%
Coventry - 4 £348 -
Warwickshire +4 2 £519 +29.69%
Requirements Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) SSADM
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) SSADM
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP